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Postal News Roundup

Consolidation of Florence’s USPS center moves along despite opposition -
The United States Postal Service continues to bleed red ink. Reform solutions vary, but none have landed on permanent fixes.

APWU backs lawmakers move to block postal closures - Federal Soup
The American Postal Workers Union this week worked to rally support for an effort in the Senate to turn back the U.S. Postal Service's plan to shutter or consolidate 82 mail processing facilities across the country.

Op-Ed: Postal Service red ink results from congressional interference - Portland Press Herald
If Congress fixes retirement pre-funding, rural and Saturday service would not need to be cut.